In all, approximately 51 percent of USU's student-athletes earned a 3.2 GPA to qualify for the awards.
Aggies add players from three different states.
Senior defender Natalie Norris, senior goalkeeper Ashlyn Mulford and junior forward Jennifer Flynn were honored.
Of its 52 academic all-WAC selections, Utah State had 18 student-athletes from football honored, along with 11 student-athletes from soccer, eight from both women's cross country and volleyball, and seven from men's cross country.
Aggies conclude the 2012 season with a stellar 13-3-6 record, making their second NCAA Tournament.
Utah State Soccer vs. Louisiana Tech
Utah State Soccer vs. BYU
Utah State Soccer vs. Washington
Utah State Soccer vs. Northern Colorado
Utah State Soccer vs. Utah at Rio Tinto Stadium
2011 (JR): Played in two matches... Played 45 minutes in the Aggies' win against Idaho State (Sept. 11), facing five shots and allowing one goal... Saw 21 minutes of action against Louisiana Tech (Oct. 9), facing four shots and allowing one goal... For the season, allowed two goals in just over 66 minutes for a 2.71 GAA... Named Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete... Part of the USU squad that earned its ninth-straight NSCAA Team Academic Award.
2010 (SO): Played in four of USU's 21 matches, starting in two, against Loyola Marymount (Sept. 17) and UC Riverside (Sept. 19)... Had 10 saves for a 0.96 GAA, allowing three goals against on the season... Played the second half of a 3-0 shutout win over Houston Baptist (Oct. 10)... Had a season-high five saves against Loyola Marymount... Played a season-high 110 minutes, allowing zero goals and making three saves against UC Riverside... Named Joe E. and Elma Whitesides Scholar-Athlete... Part of the USU squad that earned its eighth-straight NSCAA Team Academic Award.
2009 (FR): Played in one game, clocking in 20 minutes... Registered one save in Aggies' win against New Mexico State (Nov. 1)... Combined with Molli Merrill for shutout against New Mexico State... Part of the USU squad that earned its seventh-straight NSCAA Team Academic Award.
High School: A four-year letter winner at Cyprus High School for head coach Todd Howell... Named team captain as a goalie her junior and senior seasons... Played for the PVSC Spring Classic Champions in 2006 and 2007... Played for the Razzia Futbol Club on the Razzia Elite-U18 team... Selected to ODP Pool and State team from 2006-08... A two-year letter winner in basketball... Named to the high honor roll all four years.
Personal: Born Aug. 18, 1991... Full name is Ashlyn Aubrhea Mulford... Daughter of Robert and Jennifer Clark and Travis and Jolene Mulford... Has four brothers and two sisters... Majoring in art.